Chad McGitchieHead of Visitor Teams, Manchester Museum & The Whitworth, University of Manchester
Chad was appointed Head of Visitor Teams of Manchester Museum and the Whitworth in 2008.
Since moving to Manchester from Toronto Canada in 2004, Chad has been building and leading resilient Visitor Teams that reflect each organisation’s vision and values and that also connect to the cultural scene in and around Manchester.
Working with local and national organisations, Chad develops bespoke training programmes that centre on each Visitor Team to be intelligent, responsible and a dependable resource for arts and culture in the UK.
Throughout his career, Chad passionately promotes the importance of access and accessibility, equality and inclusion and social responsibility to ensure the safety and wellbeing for all staff and visitors.